Read this article and discuss it with your English teacher http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/health-science/comet-to-pay-once-in-a-million-year-visit-to-mars/story-e6frg8y6-1227093333416?nk=4730fdaaf7528b4917c626a21342de42
the best seats in the house
have fingers crossed
a sharp lookout
composition and structure
puncture fuel lines
duck and cover
What is surprising about this comet?
When was it first discovered?
When did it start its journey to the inner solar system?
What is a comet made from?
Why could the comet be dangerous to spacecraft in orbit around Mars?
How many spacecraft will observe it?
When will the comet come within close range of Mars?
Where on Earth will we be able to see the comet?
Which equipment can you use to see the comet?
What type of information are scientists looking for?
Have you ever seen a comet? When? Where?
Have you ever been to an observatory? Which one?
What is there to see and do there for the public?
Lesson Plan by Rachael Alice Orbach - Professional English teacher